Event Snapshot

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Race Date
Sunday, April 7, 2019
Start Time
8:00 a.m.
Race Distance
10 Kilometers (6.2 miles)

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Average Temps
79.2ºF High & 55.7ºF Low
Elevation
Start 498’ & Finish 469’
Sunrise
7:13 a.m. CST

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Gender
56% Female & 44% Male
Average Age
37 Female & 38 Male
Largest Age Group
Age 30-34 (15%)

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Austin
Oldest Annual City Race
Texas
Largest State 10K
United States
6th Largest National 10K

 

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First Annual Race
March 1978
Number Of All-year Runners
29
Race Mascot
‘Dash’ the Texas Armadillo

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2018 Attendance
23,265
U.S. States Represented
50
Countries Attended
18

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Annual
42nd Running
Wave Start
Six Time-staggered Corrals
USAT&F Certified Course
TX10182ETM

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Champion Records
33:43 Female & 29:24 Male
Mobile
Live Runner Tracking
Timing
ChronoTrack B-tag

 

Event Venues

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Ann B. Richards Bridge
(Congress Avenue)
Race Starting Line
305 S. Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78704

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Vic Mathias Shores
Main Event Lawn
Finish Line Festival
900 W. Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704

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Palmer Events Center
(Exhibition Hall 2)
Health & Fitness Expo
900 Barton Springs Rd.
Austin, TX 78704

 

Dates to Remember

September 14, 2018 Registration Opens $35 Adult & $20 Youth
January 4, 2019 Registration Fee Increase $40 Adult & $25 Youth
February 1, 2019 Registration Fee Increase $45 Adult & $30 Youth
February 26, 2019 Deadline to Personalize Race Bib Number
February 26, 2019 Deadline to Edit Registration Profile
March 1, 2019 Registration Fee Increase $50 Adult & $35 Youth
March 19, 2019 Deadline for inclusion in team’s Bulk Packet Prep
March 19, 2019 Deadline to Reach 35 team member status for Team Packet Prep
March 19, 2019 Deadline to Reach 35 team member status for Team Tent
March 21, 2019 Registrant Bib Number and Corral assignment notification starts
April 1, 2019 Registration Fee Increase $55 Adult & $40 Youth
April 1, 2 & 3, 2019 Bulk Team Packet Pick-up for Teams with 5 or more members
April 5 & 6, 2019 Statesman Cap10K Health & Fitness Expo
April 6, 2019 Deadline to join a team for Team Challenge
April 6, 2019 Deadline to Register Online 4:00 p.m.
April 6, 2019 Last day to pick up Race Packet
April 7, 2019 Statesman Capitol 10,000
April 10 & 11, 2019 Race Shirt Exchange or Pick Up
April 11, 2019 Deadline to submit Costume Contest photo entry
April 15, 2019 Deadline to vote on Costume Contest photos
April 16, 2019 Costume Contest photo winners announced
 

Event Schedule
Statesman Capitol 10K Health & Fitness Expo

Friday, April 5, 2019,
Palmer Events Center, Hall 2
12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 6, 2019
Palmer Events Center, Hall 2
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Statesman Capitol 10,000 Race

Sunday, April 7, 2019
Start: South Congress Avenue (Ann Richards Bridge)
Finish: Vic Mathias Shores Main Event Lawn

7:30 a.m. Wheelchair Athlete Start
8:00 a.m. Race Start Elite
8:00 a.m. Race Start Corral A
8:10 a.m. Race Start Corral B
8:20 a.m. Race Start Corral C
8:30 a.m. Race Start Corral D
8:30 a.m. Race Start Baby Jogger Division
8:40 a.m. Race Start Corral E & F
8:50 a.m. Start Line Closes
8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (noon) Finish Line Festival
10:30 a.m. Team Awards Presentation
11:00 a.m. Race Course Closes
12:00 p.m. Finish Line Festival concludes
 


Finish Line Festival Map

 

Training Resources

Austin is thriving with great local training opportunities for this year’s Cap10K. Novice, intermediate and advanced runners alike have participated in the event annually and many of them continue to seek out the best recommendations, advice and referrals on training. We’ve composed this list of local training service providers for your convenience. The first step to completing a 10K goal is to learn how to achieve it and training instruction can be helpful to recreational athletes that want to realize the 10K distance.


Training Directory
 

Race Guide in Austin360

The Official Statesman Capitol 10,000 Race Guide will be published in Austin360 section of the Austin American-Statesman prior to race weekend. Promotional Austin American-Statesman 24/7 digital access and home delivery subscriptions available which include the Official Statesman Cap10K Race Guide and Monday’s Post Race coverage issue.


Official Race Guide

 

Costume Contest

This year’s costume contest has gone social! All contest submissions will be submitted and voted on via “Likes” on Statesman Cap10K’s Official Facebook page www.facebook.com/cap10k Be sure to “Like” Statesman Capitol 10,000 on Facebook to vote and submit!

This year’s Categories:
• 80’s Dance Party
• We Roll in Style
• Spirit of Texas
• The Armadillo
• Centipede Group
• Wild in the Park
• Super & Everyday Heroes
• Best of Show


Costume Categories & Prizes